Open Stage Seminar Oct. 12 (Wed.) ,2016 15:00-17:00
Japan Bioindustry Association Award,
Fermentation and Metabolism Research Award,
Award for Researches on Chemical and Biological Materials

■ Japan Bioindustry Association Award

Genetic engineering technology for gene regulation analyses and production of useful substances in a koji-mold, Aspergillus oryzae

Katsuya Gomi

Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University

■ Fermentation and Metabolism Research Award

Chemical cell-to-cell communication in Gram-negative bacteria

Kenji Kai

Lecturer, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Osaka Prefecture University

Discovery of novel enzymes: diversity and evolutionary history of proteins involved in central metabolism

Yoko Chiba

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Subsurface Geobiological Analysis and Research, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology

Role of Ca2+-signaling pathways in response to environmental stresses in yeast

Masaki Mizunuma

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter, Hiroshima University

■ Award for Researches on Chemical and Biological Materials

Cell manipulation technologies using photodegradable hydrogels

Shinji Sugiura

Senior Researcher, Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

A novel fluorescent probe for live cell imaging of viral sialidases

Tadanobu Takahashi

Associate Professor, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka

Construction of an effective material conversion system on DNA nanostructure

Eiji Nakata

Junior Associate Professor, Institute of Advanced Energy, Kyoto University